From Wang to Ingkiriwang: Why many Chinese in Indonesia changed names in 1960s
The abolishing of many things Chinese in Indonesia involved symbolic and physical violence.
July 01, 2020, 01:01 AM
Why Hougang SMC, the longest-held opposition ward in S'pore, is significant in GE2020
Workers' Party has held onto the seat since 1991.
June 26, 2020, 08:07 AM
Single S'poreans were not allowed to buy HDB flats till 1991, & were not happy about it
Living that single life.
June 16, 2020, 08:56 PM
S'pore police cars used to be Volkswagen Beetles in the 70s
Their design made it difficult for suspects to escape from the car.
May 21, 2020, 08:18 PM
In 2013, Khaw Boon Wan suggested housing foreign workers on offshore islands
Khaw was the Minister for National Development at that time.
May 14, 2020, 04:55 PM
Old 1980s & 1990s photos of Geylang Serai Ramadan bazaar show how different it used to be
May 14, 2020, 12:16 PM
S'poreans share memories of 80s & 90s playgrounds in response to Royston Tan's nostalgic documentary
May 08, 2020, 05:55 PM
In 2004, a selfless S'porean saved migrant worker colleagues in Nicoll Highway collapse
He died saving the lives of eight workers.
April 20, 2020, 06:08 PM
17 years ago, on March 27, 2003, all schools in S'pore were shut because of SARS
But it was not necessary.
March 28, 2020, 05:14 AM
50 years of ferrying lost S’poreans: How taxis have changed, but also not really
Taxis have been around since 1970.
March 21, 2020, 10:00 AM